Sr. VP of Legal Affairs and General Counsel
Mr. Ivan K. Fong serves as Senior Vice President Legal Affairs, General Counsel of 3M Company since October 15, 2012. He was General Counsel, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, 20092012. Prior to joining DHS in 2009, Fong was the chief legal officer and secretary of Cardinal Health, Inc., where he was named one of the Most Influential General Counsel by the National Law Journal. He was previously senior vice president and general counsel of GE Vendor Financial Services and prior to that was GE first chief privacy leader and senior counsel, information technology. Fong has also served as deputy associate attorney general at the U.S. Department of Justice a partner with Covington Burling in Washington, D.C. and an adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center. He was a law clerk to Judge Abner J. Mikva of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and Justice Sandra Day OConnor of the Supreme Court of the U.S. Ivan holds a B.C.L. with firstclass honors from Oxford University, where he was a Fulbright Scholar. He received his J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he was president of the Stanford Law Review, and an S.B. in chemical engineering and an S.M. in chemical engineering practice from MIT. He is a registered patent attorney.
Age: 55 SVP Since 2012